P.O.V. No.15 - Remembrance: Data on the film and the director


Stephanie Morgenstern
(Canada, 2001), 35 mm, 19 minutes, color

Principal production credits

Art director

Principal cast
Stephanie Morgenstern
Mark Ellis and Stephanie Morgenstern
Mark Morgenstern
Vesna Svilanovic
James Cameron
Paula Fleck

Mark Ellis
Stephanie Morgenstern

Festivals and prizes include:

Best Canadian Short, Toronto Worldwide Short Film Festival, 2002
Best Short Film, Jutra Award, Quebec's Academy Awards, 2002
Certificate of Merit, Golden Gate Festival, San Francisco, 2002
Certificate of Merit, Chicago International Film Festival, 2002
Selected for "Great Expectations" Program, Telluride Int'l Film Festival, 2002
Selected for Toronto International Film Festival's 'Film Circuit'
Toronto International Film Festival
Vancouver International Film Festival
Festival international nouveau cinéma nouveaux médias de Montréal
Atlantic International Film Festival, Halifax
Rendez-vous du cinéma Québecois, Québec City
National Screen Institute's Film Exchange, Winnipeg
Local Heroes Film Festival, Edmonton, Commonwealth Film Festival, Manchester
Hollywood Women in Filmmaking Festival, Los Angeles
Best of Short Film Festivals, La Ciotat, Calgary International Film Festival
St. John's International Women's Film & Video Festival

Stephanie Morgenstern

Born in Geneva and raised in Montreal, Stephanie Morgenstern began her career as a professional actor at the age of 15. While working in French and English television, film, and theatre, she got her BA in English from McGill University, and studied drama at the Banff Centre School of Fine Arts; she then moved to Toronto to pursue her MA in York University's Graduate Programme in Social and Political Thought. She was widely seen in the role of Alison, Ian Holm's airplane confidante, in Atom Egoyan's The Sweet Hereafter. She has a distinguished career in stage, screen and television acting, and now as screenwriter and director. She is married to Mark Ellis, with whom she co-wrote and co-starred in Remembrance.

Selected stills from Remembrance

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